Tel: 0207 095 9995
AREAS OF PRACTICE
Domestic commercial disputes →
Shareholder disputes →
Contractual and regulatory matters →
Defamation claims →
Professional liability claims →
Truck accidents →
“A definite player in the business, reliable and can be trusted, he will not let you down….”
Benjamin leads the firm’s Civil and Criminal department. Benjamin handles a broad range of litigation matters from the local County Court to High Court matters. He also deals with domestic commercial disputes encompassing shareholder disputes, contractual and regulatory matters, enforcement proceedings, defamation claims and professional liability claims. He has a breadth of insolvency experience and has acted for administrators and liquidators. He also has a depth of knowledge and experience in Criminal Law dealing with the usual Road Traffic Offenses in the Magistrate Court to serious matters at the Crown Court including Fraud, Serious Offences against the person, Actual Bodily Harm, Grievous Bodily Harm Money Laundering, Trading standards and Counterfeit goods, Drugs related offences just to name a few.
In Court Benjamin is very articulate and robust in dealing with complex legal issues and is often commended for his outspoken approach. Benjamin is very disciplined in his preparation and has extensive experience in handling large evidential cases in civil and criminal Courts across England and Wales. He regularly conducts advocacy in Magistrate Courts, County Court, Family Courts including the Central Family Court in First Avenue House, Court of Protection. He has also conducted cases in the Tax Tribunal and the and Immigration Tribunals.
Benjamin as head of the civil department supervises as well as conduct various litigation matters from the basic money claim case to the very complex and heavyweight litigation matter in the High Court and Chancery Court. Benjamin has a wealth of experience accumulated over the years in practice. Benjamin has experience of conducting high profile complex defamation case in the High Court as well as other complex high profile money claims. He appears regularly at the County Courts for multi-track cases and his ability to digest complex issues with ease is natural.
Employment Law is a very complex and fast developing area of law and sometimes it may be difficult to keep abreast with the trend. Benjamin is always very keen in Employment Law related matters and grasps changes simultaneously as and when they occur. Benjamin regularly advises on Employment related matters at all level and he has successfully represented employees at the Employment Tribunal against some High profile and leading companies in the UK. Benjamin advises regularly on Compromise agreement, redundancy, Breach of Contract, Dismissals and Disciplinary Related Issues, and Transfer of Undertakings Regulations etc.
Benjamin has significant experience in dealing with complex family matters from the basic divorce application to the most complex ancillary matter or matrimonial settlement matter including instances where marriages are conducted abroad as well as customary marriages. Benjamin is regularly instructed in child care proceedings, custody and contact matters. Benjamin has experience in dealing with child abductions cases in the High Court.
Benjamin is well versed all facets of company law. He has successfully advised clients in relation to company formation and the sale as well as purchase of established companies. He has in depth experience in company disputes involving directors and shareholders and has acquired an acute legal understanding to assist in the resolution of company dispute. He regularly assists the drafting of subject specific contracts at all levels with the companies including Directors agreements, shareholders agreement, non-disclosure agreement, letters of intent and heads of terms.
Having worked in the Criminal Law practice in the past Benjamin has developed extensive experience in Criminal Law Practice and Prison Law. He conducts Criminal matters from the basic Road Traffic Offences to the most serious offences against the person including, Actual Bodily Harm, Grievous Bodily Harm, rape as well as Fraud and counterfeit matters. Benjamin deals with serious offenses in the Crown Court on a regular basis and advises realistically.
Immigration and Asylum
Benjamin has dealt with and supervises Immigration and Human Rights matters at all levels from the First Tier Immigration and Asylum Tribunal to the High Court, Administrative Court and the Court Of Appeal.
Benjamin has made representation to the High Court Judge and Court of Appeal Judge for urgent injunction where deportation or Removal is imminent and he has been successful on many instances
His Client normally says, “…. a definite player in the business, reliable and can be trusted, he will not let you down….”
Benjamin also practices in Landlord and Tennant Law, Properly Law and Advocacy. Benjamin speaks mainly English.